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Welcome to Floral Park ...

The village of Floral Park is located in Nassau County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Floral Park has a population of 15,832 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Floral Park.

Floral Park is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Floral Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Floral Park ...

Official Website: www.fpvillage.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Floral Park had an population of 15,832 people. This is a decrease of 0.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Floral Park had a population of 15,863 people. This makes Floral Park the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Floral Park represents 0.08% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,863 people, the population of Floral Park has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,967 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Floral Park.

Communities Also Named Floral Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Floral Park: This one is located in Nassau County and the other is located in Queens County.

Beyond New York, there are 8 communities that are also named Floral Park - they are located in Connecticut, Florida, Montana, New Jersey and Ontario (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Floral Park.

Communities near Floral Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Floral Park.

  • New York [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [New York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Floral Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Floral Park
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Floral Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Floral Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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      • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
    • Babylon [Suffolk County]
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      • Babylon [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 209,785 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babylon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Babylon
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<5>
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<5>
    • Union City [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Floral Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Floral Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Floral Park.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Floral Park. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Floral Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Floral Park. Our list includes 16 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Floral Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Floral Park ...

Looking for more information about Floral Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Floral Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Floral Park.

Adding Floral Park to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Floral Park in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Floral Park was on a map titled Map of New York (from Rand McNally, 1908).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Floral Park on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Floral Park: www.fpvillage.org/

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Nassau, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Floral Park.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Floral Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Floral Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Floral Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Floral ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Floral Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7239, Longitude: -73.7023    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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